Health PFM Consultant, Technical Design and Proposal Writer

Crown Agents USA
Washington D.C., U.S
Consultant (Short term)

Crown Agents USA, Inc. (CA-USA) seeks an experienced Proposal Writer with strong health sector Public Financial Management (PFM) knowledge and project implementation experience. This is a short-term consulting assignment to be completed in Washington, DC or remotely based on the consultant's location 

Crown Agents USA

We are change agents for greater global prosperity, delivering practical innovations in economic governance and trade; humanitarian solutions and food security, health systems, monitoring, evaluation, and learning; and, supply chain as a partner of the US Government.

As a subsidiary of Crown Agents Limited, we leverage the expertise, resources, and network amassed from over 180 years of international development experience. Crown Agents works in 100+ countries, with on-the-ground presence in more than 35 and 13 permanent corporate offices in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. We are wholly owned by a nonprofit foundation, allowing us to combine corporate agility with a commitment to reinvesting our profits in transforming lives.

Located in Washington, DC and incorporated in 1998, Crown Agents USA provides technical assistance and support to clients such as the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), the U.S. Department of State (DoS), and the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA).

Position Description

CA-USA seeks an experienced proposal writer with subject matter expertise in health sector Public Financial Management (PFM) including health financing mechanisms, risk pooling through health insurance and other financial protection mechanisms. The proposal writer will work with the Crown Agents team to design technical interventions and serve as lead writer for an anticipated project.  This will be a short-term assignment based in Washington, DC supporting the health business development team in the preparation and development of the technical proposal.  

Specific Responsibilities

The consultant writer will be responsible for technical development of the proposal including:

  • Writing the overall technical proposal
  • Leading the technical direction for the PFM component
  • Providing timely technical inputs that are responsive to the procurement requirements


  • Extensive experience implementing health financing, public financial management projects;
  • Seven plus years’ experience supporting project design and new business development, specifically for USAID;
  • Proven track record of writing and developing winning USAID proposals;
  • Demonstrated ability to work and coordinate effectively with a dynamic team;
  • Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills; and
  • Spoken and written fluency in English.

Crown Agents USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and affords equal opportunity to all qualified applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, disability or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

Crown Agents USA will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with qualified disabilities in accordance with the ADA. If you require a reasonable accommodation for our application process, please contact our Recruiting department directly. Requests will be kept confidential and shared strictly on a need-to-know basis only.


Closing date: 
2nd March 2018